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Institution:University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point   Accession: UWSP156003
Family: Thymelaeaceae Taxon: Dirca palustris L.   eastern leatherwood, rope-bark
County: Langlade
Location: Elcho-   Twp of Elcho West. Langlade County Forest Crop Land. Pine Lake Rd, a dirt logging road & ATV/snowmobile trail. 0.7mi S of inters. of Pine Lake, Enterprise Lake & Moccasin Rds
TRSQ: 34N 10E 16 SE4       
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Habitat: Mesic hardwood forest. Fascinating little ecosystem. Canopy made up of large (~24" DBH Tilia americana and Acer saccharum. Groundcover consists of Dicentra cucullaria, Mitella diphylla, Anemone quinquefolia, Trillium grandiflorum, Claytonia virginica, Claytonia caroliniana, and Hydrophyllum virginianum. 
Collecting Event:  
Collector: Wagner, Matthew L.  Coll. No.: 2010: 127  Coll. Date: 5/2/2010
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Map Icon is to within 1/4 mi. using Longitude -89.24302687 and Latitude 45.42908317

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